Jaren Cooper
Jaren Cooper, Board Chair

President of Murray Board of Education
Jaren Cooper | 801-264-7400 | jcooper@murrayschools.org
Precinct 5 (southeast Murray) | Term through Dec. 2024

Murray Board of Education (MBE) Member and current Chair, Jaron Cooper, believes Murray is positioned to lead in quality education and experience delivery. He says leveraging the District’s size and collaboration among the community will help educators and students achieve success.

Jaron started his service on the Board in 2017 and was elected Chair in 2021. He has worked in various leadership positions at IHC for the last 14 years. A product of Murray City School District, he holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Life Science and a Master’s in Physical Therapy – both from Loma Linda University. He also has a Master’s in Business Administration from the University of Utah.

As part of his school board participation, he serves on the Salt Lake County Parks and Recreation Advisory Board. He enjoys fly fishing, mountain biking, reading, and spending time with his wife, Angie (also an MHS alum), and five children three of which have graduated from Murray and two that are still attending the District.